Wednesday, October 19, 2011
Reverse auctions—auctions where an organization posts a buying requirement and interested suppliers drive prices down as they bid against one another to win the auction—are a simple idea whose time has come.
Tuesday, October 18, 2011
OMB sponsors several collaborative initiatives that reach across federal, state, and local boundaries. One, the Collaborative Forum, which is supported by the Partnership Fund, just recently relocated its support functions to the National Academy of Publi
Thursday, October 13, 2011
Articles from across the Web that we found interesting, the week of October 10, 2011
Wednesday, October 12, 2011
How are government agencies using social media to prepare for, respond to, and recover from disasters?
Tuesday, October 11, 2011
Academics sometimes hit the nail on the head! University of Wisconsin professor Donald Moynihan, a thoughtful observer of the evolution of performance management in the U.S, along with colleague Stephane Lavertu from Ohio State, examine historical GAO sur
Thursday, October 6, 2011
Articles from around the Web that we found interesting, the week of October 3, 2011
Thursday, October 6, 2011
Recent activity from the President and agencies has brought renewed attention to the issue – providing an opportunity that Federal leaders can use to help improve program operations.
Tuesday, October 4, 2011
Two new reports out this past week focus on tools and techniques for agencies to cope with the new fiscal austerity they face in years ahead. One is by the Partnership for Public Service, the other by the Government Accountability Office. They are both wo
Friday, September 30, 2011
Articles from across the Web that we found interesting, the week of September 26, 2011
Tuesday, September 27, 2011
The New York City Police Department launched it vaunted CompSTAT more than a decade ago. This data-driven management approach inspired dozens of other cities and several states to adopt it to run their operations as well. Now it is being pioneered in fede